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3D-printed ceramics eat food waste to reduce, reuse, and recycle

By April Gocha / August 13, 2014

Designer and engineer Francesco Pacelli has pioneered a new use for spent coffee grounds—as a component of clay for 3D-printed ceramics.

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Drink coffee for a long (and happy) life

By Eileen De Guire / May 18, 2012

Good news for coffee drinkers: A recent study from the NIH-AARP Diet and Health Study finds that coffee drinkers live longer. Credit: Wikipedia. Recently, I told you about research indicating that tipsy people might get more benefit from the caffeine than sober imbibers will. This is useful after-hours information, but of limited day-to-day value. For…

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A shot and an espresso? A coffee chaser may be a good thing

By Eileen De Guire / April 25, 2012

A “win-win” ? Inebriation may enhance the benefits of drinking caffeinated coffee. Credit: Wikipedia. My readers may have figured out what a few of my favorite indulgences are based on stories I’ve done on scotch whiskey, beer and wine. Of course, those are all “after 5:00 (somewhere)” drinks. There is one beverage that I enjoy…

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